November 1, 2012
Legendary comic creator Stan Lee, right, looks over a drawing by Savannah College of Art and Design sequential art student Jen Hickman while visiting the college in Savannah, Ga., on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. Lee, the 89-year-old co-creator of Spider-Man, dropped in on the school after being honored at the SCAD Savannah Film Festival.
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Before he scripted the first adventures of Spider-Man and the Fantastic Four, a young Stan Lee launched his career in comic books as a lowly sidekick. To hear Lee tell it, the artists he worked for as a teenage assistant in 1940 might as well have dubbed him the Anonymous Eraser-Boy.